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Should You Buy a Recumbent Electric Trike?

For those of us who experience the convenience and joy of bicycling, it’s easy to be puzzled by the increasingly popular electric recumbent-trike. A bit of a closer look though, quickly changes all that. The first things to notice on an electric trike, of course, are the three wheels and the seating position, and next [...]

By |2020-04-03T00:01:03+00:00March 31st, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Why You Should Choose An Ebike over Public Transit

Millions of people across Canada rely on public transportation to get them from one point to the other. Unfortunately for commuters, it also happens to be a breeding ground for many types of diseases including the COVID-19, also known as coronavirus. In fact, when it comes to COVID-19 a SkyTrain, Bus, or Railway can be [...]

By |2020-03-25T06:29:06+00:00March 24th, 2020|Blog, health, news|0 Comments

What Do Volts, Amp Hour, And Watts Mean And Why Are They Important In E-Bikes?

The modern pace of technological advancement has made stats all the more important in selecting the right product at the right cost. When it comes to electric bikes, there are quite a few of these numbers to keep in mind before purchasing. In most cases, consumers will assume the higher numbers are better, and that’s [...]

By |2020-03-17T23:36:16+00:00March 17th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

EBikeBC at the 2020 BC Bike Show

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2o1BsFqnjk   EbikeBC participated in the annual BC Bike Show where they showcased some of their latest ebikes. Plenty of people dropped by and there was especially some interest in the two new products they are going to be launching soon, the SnowKart and the Snowbike.   ENVO D35 2020  The ENVO D35 is flagship [...]

By |2020-03-24T17:40:48+00:00February 25th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

The Pros and Cons of an Electric Fat Bike

The rebirth of bicycles as a primary means of commuting is mostly thanks to the addition of electric bike components, which was inevitably going to inspire more innovation. Not surprisingly, most of these innovations are geared towards more specialized applications of bicycles and their ebike offspring. Everything from compact folding bikes for inner city use [...]

By |2020-03-10T17:08:01+00:00February 24th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Less is More: 6 Reasons Your E-bike Motor Should be 500W or Less

Nearly every retail electric bicycle and ebike conversion kit is listed at a specific power level, such as a “500 watt electric bike” or a “250 watt ebike conversion kit”, yet often this power rating is misleading. When it comes to choosing a motor for your e-bike, bigger isn’t always better. Traditional motors range from [...]

By |2020-03-04T00:32:33+00:00February 22nd, 2020|Blog, comparison|0 Comments

The Difference Between Mid Drive and Hub Drive Motors

Electric bikes are one of the fastest growing modes of transportation and it’s not hard to see why. They help riders go faster, further and longer. Because of their recent popularity, there are a wide range of styles, motor and price points from which riders can choose to suit their needs. But there might also [...]

By |2020-03-04T00:41:50+00:00February 12th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

A Victoria Student Fined For Riding Without Ebike Insurance

A Victoria college student is frustrated after purchasing an electric bike last summer and received two tickets resulting in about $600 in fines - tickets that were given in error. With the increased popularity of ebikes, there is some confusion around the rules and regulations. Although there is no requirement for ebike riders to get [...]

By |2020-02-14T18:33:31+00:00January 31st, 2020|Blog, news|0 Comments

ENVO SET TO LAUNCH LOW COST SNOW BIKE TO MARKET

Freezing Arctic air has swept across most of Western Canada, delivering extreme cold to much of Saskatchewan, Alberta, and most uncharacteristically, much of British Columbia. Deep in winter, with delays in public transit, cars sliding everywhere, it might be a good time to look for alternative transportation. The ENVO snow bike is a pedal-assist [...]

By |2020-01-20T23:10:51+00:00January 20th, 2020|Blog, news|0 Comments

Best Electric Bikes in Canada For 2020

Electric bikes exploded in popularity last year and are expected to trend throughout 2020 as well. It wasn’t too long ago when there were only a small handful of styles to choose from – but in just under a year, ebike designs have drastically changed, giving us fun in variety. You can find electronic [...]

By |2020-02-22T23:36:35+00:00December 31st, 2019|Blog, comparison|2 Comments